Logic Pro X 10.4.3

LOGIC PRO X 10.4.3

Adds preferences to filter MIDI data on a port-by-port basis and eliminates a variety of crashes and hangs.

GarageBand 10.3.2

GARAGEBAND 10.3.2

Resolves some hangs and makes improvements for libraries that have been moved using Logic Pro X or MainStage.

 
 
 
DEVONthink/DEVONnote 2.10.2

DEVONTHINK/DEVONNOTE 2.10.2

Brings some fixes for macOS 10.14 Mojave, as well as improves performance and reliability. (All updates are free. DEVONthink Pro Office,...

WatchOS 5.1.2 Brings ECG to the Apple Watch Series 4

WATCHOS 5.1.2 BRINGS ECG TO THE APPLE WATCH SERIES 4

Apple announced in September that its new Apple Watch Series 4 is capable of taking electrocardiogram readings as part of its health-monitoring...

 
 
 
Anker's Vertical Mouse Provides Cheap RSI Relief

ANKER'S VERTICAL MOUSE PROVIDES CHEAP RSI RELIEF

Is your mouse making your wrist or forearm hurt? The $15 Anker Ergonomic Optical USB Wired Vertical Mouse may be able to ease your...

Google Fi Comes to the iPhone. Mostly

GOOGLE FI COMES TO THE IPHONE. MOSTLY

Google's Project Fi phone service has become Google Fi, with official support for using the iPhone you bring to the plan. But the iPhone...

 
 
 
Luna Display Turns an iPad into a Responsive Mac Screen

LUNA DISPLAY TURNS AN IPAD INTO A RESPONSIVE MAC SCREEN

Astro HQ's Luna Display dongle for the Mac turns an iPad into a secondary monitor via Lightning or Wi-Fi. Others have pulled off such...

Safari 12.0.2

SAFARI 12.0.2

Addresses WebKit and address bar vulnerabilities for macOS 10.12.6 Sierra and 10.13.6 High Sierra.

 
 
 
Security Update 2018-003 and Security Update 2018-006

SECURITY UPDATE 2018-003 AND SECURITY UPDATE 2018-006

Patches a goodly number of security vulnerabilities in Apple's last two operating systems.

Mactracker 7.7.6

MACTRACKER 7.7.6

Adds detailed information about all recent hardware and operating system releases, including the refreshed Mac mini and MacBook Air.

 
 
 
Pixelmator 3.8

PIXELMATOR 3.8

Original Pixelmator app brings full compatibility with macOS 10.14 Mojave.

Pixelmator Pro 1.2.4

PIXELMATOR PRO 1.2.4

The Mac App of the Year for 2018 brings redesigned Color Balance adjustment tools.

 
 
 
Apple Launches Purchase Program for US Military and Veterans

APPLE LAUNCHES PURCHASE PROGRAM FOR US MILITARY AND VETERANS

Apple has opened a special online store that offers a 10% discount on all Apple products to current and veteran members of the US military,...

Apple Releases iOS 12.1.1, macOS 10.14.2, and tvOS 12.1.1

APPLE RELEASES IOS 12.1.1, MACOS 10.14.2, AND TVOS 12.1.1

Apple has updated iOS, macOS, and tvOS with tweaks and bug fixes, and most importantly, you can again perform a single tap to switch...

 
 
 

COMMAND CONTROL POWER PODCAST GETS A HILARIOUS JONATHAN MANN THEME SONG

The hosts of the Command Control Power podcast for Apple consultants have commissioned a theme song from songwriter extraordinaire...

TidBITS Needs Your Help in 2019!

TIDBITS NEEDS YOUR HELP IN 2019!

Our membership program plays a crucial role in ensuring that we can bring you TidBITS every week, but memberships went down earlier...

 
 
 
David Barnard Explains How to Game the App Store

DAVID BARNARD EXPLAINS HOW TO GAME THE APP STORE

Developer David Barnard is tired of scammy copycat App Store apps, and he's divulging all of these developers' tricks in an effort...

Apple Music Is Coming to Amazon Alexa

APPLE MUSIC IS COMING TO AMAZON ALEXA

In a shocking announcement, Amazon has announced that Apple Music will soon be available through its Alexa voice assistant on its Echo...

 
 
 
ChronoSync 4.9 and ChronoAgent 1.9

CHRONOSYNC 4.9 AND CHRONOAGENT 1.9

Optimizes support for APFS-formatted drives for faster file scanning and copying. ($49.99 new for ChronoSync, $14.99 new for ChronoAgent;...

Jason Snell Compares Mimeo and Motif Photos Project Extensions

JASON SNELL COMPARES MIMEO AND MOTIF PHOTOS PROJECT EXTENSIONS

Wondering about the best approach for making a book or calendar as a holiday present, now that Apple has gotten out of the business...

 
 
 



The Punisher season 2 lands on Netflix next month

The Punisher season 2 lands on Netflix next month

Netflix has revealed all of its new arrivals for January 2019, and among the movies and shows is something a lot of people have been waiting for: the second season of The... Read more ...

T-Mobile Tuesday gifts will include a free pair of T-Mo 2019 glasses next week

T-Mobile Tuesday gifts will include a free pair of T-Mo 2019 glasses next week

T-Mobile has another piece of T-Mo-branded gear coming next week, and this time the carrier wants to help you ring in the new year. On Tuesday, December 18 , T-Mobile customers... Read more ...

Samsung upgrades the Notebook 9 Pen with a new 15-inch option

Samsung upgrades the Notebook 9 Pen with a new 15-inch option

CES may not be for another few weeks, but Samsung is already getting the ball rolling on new products, starting with an updated version of the Notebook 9 Pen laptop - which now... Read more ...

Epic Games announces cross-play developer tools for 2019

Epic Games announces cross-play developer tools for 2019

Epic Games is launching another endeavor. Epic Games has found a lot of success lately in the free-to-play business. The company just announced the Epic Games Store and even... Read more ...

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Gets First Weekly Event This Weekend

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Gets First Weekly Event This Weekend

Nintendo has announced the first in-game event for its new Switch fighting game, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. The three-day event is scheduled to kick off this Friday, December... Read more ...

Geek Deals: $15 off Zelda BOTW, Nintendo Switch Bundles, Anker's Compact...

Geek Deals: $15 off Zelda BOTW, Nintendo Switch Bundles, Anker's Compact Powerbank for $33

With Super Smash Bros. Ultimate out in the wild, there's a lot of talk about the Nintendo Switch going on. If you don't already own one of Nintendo's hybrid consoles, you can... Read more ...

Street Fighter 5 Introduces Ads, People Don't Like It

Street Fighter 5 Introduces Ads, People Don't Like It

Right on schedule, Capcom updated Street Fighter V's Arcade Edition today with ads. The advertisements on stages, character outfits, and loading screens, are switched on by... Read more ...

NZXT BLD gaming PCs are gorgeous and affordable with this holiday deal

NZXT BLD gaming PCs are gorgeous and affordable with this holiday deal

If you're looking for a well put-together gaming PC and save a buck while you're at it, NZXT's BLD series of holiday-themed computers might be just what you've been looking... Read more ...

Star Wars TV Show The Mandalorian Releases Cast List

Star Wars TV Show The Mandalorian Releases Cast List

The Mandalorian , the first live-action Star Wars show since Disney took over the franchise, has been kind of a mystery since it was first announced. The Jon Favreau-headed... Read more ...

Samsung Notebook 9 Pen pairs S Pen with an all-metal 2-in-1

Samsung Notebook 9 Pen pairs S Pen with an all-metal 2-in-1

Samsung has a new pen-enabled 2-in-1 laptop, the Samsung Notebook 9 Pen, promising performance and even a standalone GPU option in a sleek, all-metal design. Two versions of... Read more ...